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Kelvin Hotel

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

We stayed at the Kelvin Hotel the weekend of the ACDC gig. The hotel was really nice, we found it had everything we needed so well worth the money. The room was a good size and spotlessly clean. We had a shared bathroom and were...More

Thank Rob M
Response from Arun R, Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 1 May 2017

Look forward to you staying with us and hopefully you will recommend us to friends and family. Glad to know we met all expections.

Reviewed 30 June 2015

We stayed one night as we where a ACDC gig, in nearby Hampden Park Stadium, We were really please with the standard of the Hotel, Very clean and staff where very friendly. Yes I wasn't ensuite, but we knew that, at the time of booking.......More

Thank Di R
Response from Arun R, Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 1 May 2017

Thanks for your positive review and thanks for staying and we welcome you back anytime.

Reviewed 25 June 2015

wasn't ensuite. We got offered an ensuite room for almost double the price. We refused the offer. There was only one,towel. The sink in the bedroom had no hot water. We raised this with the receptionist. She just started and said nothing. The room was...More

Thank 4leafcloveronmybrest
Response from Arun R, Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 1 May 2017

Sorry about your disappointing stay. On a positive note the rooms and category of room have been comepetely refurbished and from new windows to chain locks have been installed in all rooms.

Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

The room was very small and had shared bathroom facilities down the hallway, was also DOWN the stairs, felt like I was in a dungeon. But was clean. Included continental breakfast, not bad for the price. Close to subway and botanic gardens.

Thank TraceyBiddick21
Response from Arun R, Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 1 May 2017

Yes we pride ourselves in our location Budget hotel fitting most pockets for it's location and convinenance for many locations to many to mention but the most talked about University Byres Road Botanical Gardens Shops and eateries Transportation.

Reviewed 18 June 2015

I stayed at the hotel for three nights in June. The TV in my room worked sporadically and he internet was not working for the duration of my stay. I reported both issues a number of times but it was only on the final night...More

Thank JenRooks
Response from Arun R, Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 1 May 2017

Sorry you were disappointed with your staff Price is dictated by location Sometimes get someone to repair things can be frustrating as external forces command the issue, Moving rooms again is down to availability and should hotel be full we have to await a room...More

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Response from Tonyfenton68 | Reviewed this property |
I travelled by car but think its a ten min walk not sure on buses
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Cynthia B
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Response from Elisabeth R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as others have said there are a few ensuite rooms. The one that we stayed in, had a shower rather than a bath.
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"Specify it you don't want to be going up and down stairs"
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"Rooms at the back of the building are nice and quite."
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"Apartment 14 had a great view of the main road and everything you need for a great stay in Glasgow!"
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"Book a room in one of the lover floors. There is no lift."
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